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Bangor Daily News
Hundreds pay respects to Garland man killed in AfghanistanEXETER, Maine — Hundreds of friends, family members, colleagues and complete st
Hundreds pay respects to Garland man killed in Afghanistan
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
EXETER, Maine — Hundreds of friends, family members, colleagues and complete strangers paid their final respects Wednesday to a Maine man whose lifelong passion for serving and protecting people was “part of his DNA.” Corey Dodge, 40, was killed... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine senator endorses Republican Carly Fiorina for presidentLEWISTON, Maine — State Sen. Amy Volk, R-Scarborough, on Wednesday endorsed Rep
Maine senator endorses Republican Carly Fiorina for president
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
LEWISTON, Maine — State Sen. Amy Volk, R-Scarborough, on Wednesday endorsed Republican presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina on the eve of Fiorina’s scheduled visit to Maine. Fiorina is making several private Maine appearances Thursday, including a... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Maine man killed in Afghanistan suicide attack laid to restA civilian contractor who was killed in a suicide attack on a NATO convoy in Af
Maine man killed in Afghanistan suicide attack laid to rest
WMTW Portland / Posted 12 hours ago
A civilian contractor who was killed in a suicide attack on a NATO convoy in Afghanistan has been laid to rest in Maine. About 700 people, including military personnel and law enforcement oficers turned out Wednesday at Exeter Cornerstone Baptist... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Police seek individuals in connection with damaged vehicle in EnfieldENFIELD, Maine — Maine State Police are searching for the individuals responsib
Police seek individuals in connection with damaged vehicle in Enfield
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
ENFIELD, Maine — Maine State Police are searching for the individuals responsible for damaging a parked vehicle last weekend. According to a statement from police, the vehicle was parked near the intersection of Route 2 and Old County Road North,... Read more
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Food Business Review
Monarch America signs agreement to build marijuana cultivation facility in Maine Published 02 September 2015 Monarch America has signed a letter of intent (L
Monarch America signs agreement to build marijuana cultivation facility in Maine
Food Business Review / Posted 23 hours ago
Published 02 September 2015 Monarch America has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with the Passamaquoddy Tribe in Maine State, for the design, construction, and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Oxford Networks gets OK to purchase NH Internet, data center companyPORTLAND, Maine — State and federal regulators have approved letting Lewiston-b
Oxford Networks gets OK to purchase NH Internet, data center company
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
PORTLAND, Maine — State and federal regulators have approved letting Lewiston-based Oxford Networks purchase the New Hampshire Internet and data center company Bayring Communications, for an undisclosed price. The purchase combines 2,000 miles of... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Weiner dog has best time ever at Texas ballparkHouston police officer ambushed at gas station was shot 15 timesHouston police
Weiner dog has best time ever at Texas ballpark
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Houston police officer ambushed at gas station was shot 15 timesHouston police officer ambushed at gas station was shot 15 times Authorities say a suburban Houston police officer who was ambushed at a gas station was shot 15 times.More... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Driver attempting to take selfie crashes carORIENT, Maine (CBS) -- A driver in Maine trying to take a selfie with his frien
Driver attempting to take selfie crashes car
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 2 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (CBS) -- A driver in Maine trying to take a selfie with his friends crashed into a tree over the weekend, according to authorities. Maine State Police say Toner and his seven passengers were driving in Orient when the crash... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Driver attempting to take selfie crashes car, police sayORIENT, Maine -- A driver in Maine trying to take a selfie with his friends cra
Driver attempting to take selfie crashes car, police say
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 days ago
ORIENT, Maine -- A driver in Maine trying to take a selfie with his friends crashed into a tree over the weekend, according to authorities. Maine State Police say Toner and his seven passengers were driving in Orient when the crash occurred. "Toner... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Driver tries to get into "selfie," crashes into treeMaine State Police have issued a distracted driving summons to a man who they s
Driver tries to get into "selfie," crashes into tree
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Maine State Police have issued a distracted driving summons to a man who they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers, injuring several of them. State police say Jordan Toner was driving in the town of Orient when he... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Driver attempting to take selfie crashes car, police sayORIENT, Maine (CBS NEWS) - A driver in Maine trying to take a selfie with his f
Driver attempting to take selfie crashes car, police say
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (CBS NEWS) - A driver in Maine trying to take a selfie with his friends crashed into a tree over the weekend, according to authorities. CBS Boston reports the driver, 29-year-old Jordan Toner, of Hampden, was in a crowded vehicle when... Read more
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CNET
Driver posing for selfie crashed into tree, police sayTechnically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken o
Driver posing for selfie crashed into tree, police say
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. If the police description of events is true, I fear few will be surprised. Somehow, the selfie trend seems to have long ago overtaken any astonishment or... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Woman, 18, crashes into moose in CountyAMITY, Maine — A woman was injured Sunday evening when her vehicle struck a moo
Woman, 18, crashes into moose in County
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
AMITY, Maine — A woman was injured Sunday evening when her vehicle struck a moose head-on on Route 1, Maine State Police said in a press release. Adreanna Phillips, 18, of Danforth was heading south when the moose entered the road shortly before 9... Read more
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Newser
Man's Selfie Ends With Car in Tree, Friends in Hospital– Add this to the looonglist of ill-advised selfies: Maine police say Hampden n
Man's Selfie Ends With Car in Tree, Friends in Hospital
Newser / Posted 2 days ago
– Add this to the looonglist of ill-advised selfies: Maine police say Hampden native Jordan Toner, 29, was driving in Orient on Saturday when he decided to snap a selfie with his seven passengers. But when he leaned over to take the photo with his... Read more
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New Kerala
Love for selfies causes car crash Love for selfies resulted in a driver ramming his vehicle into a tree in the
Love for selfies causes car crash
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Love for selfies resulted in a driver ramming his vehicle into a tree in the US, leaving several people injured. Police said Jordan Toner, 29, was attempting to take a selfie when the accident took place in Maine... Read more
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ABC News
Cops: Maine Driver Cited After Selfie Leads to InjuriesMaine State Police have issued a distracted driving summons to a man who they s
Cops: Maine Driver Cited After Selfie Leads to Injuries
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Maine State Police have issued a distracted driving summons to a man who they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers, injuring several of them. State police say Jordan Toner was driving in the town of Orient when he... Read more
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Salon.com
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police have issued a distracted driving summon
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police have issued a distracted driving summons to a man who they say crashed into a tree while taking a “selfie” with his passengers, injuring several of them. State police say Jordan Toner was driving in the town... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine State Police have issued a distracted driving summon
Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine State Police have issued a distracted driving summons to a man who they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers, injuring several of them. State police say Jordan Toner was driving in the town... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New Hampshire fire marshal's team gets new K9CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The newest investigator to join the New Hampshire fire mar
New Hampshire fire marshal's team gets new K9
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The newest investigator to join the New Hampshire fire marshal's office is standing proud - on four legs. Officials say arson detecting dog "Pal" and handler Sean Plumer recently completed a four-week course at the Accelerant... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers - injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden was driving in... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons t
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers — injuring several of them. Police... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) -- Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) -- Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers -- injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden was driving in... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
The Evening Sun / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers — injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden was driving in... Read more
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York Daily Record
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers — injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden was driving in... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesCreated: 08/30/2015 10:21 AM ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 3 days ago
Created: 08/30/2015 10:21 AM ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers — injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers — injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden was driving in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuriesORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Cops: Maine driver cited after selfie leads to injuries
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) — Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers — injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden was driving in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainmentDISTRACTED DRIVING-SELFIE Maine driver issued summons after selfie leads to in
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainment
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
DISTRACTED DRIVING-SELFIE Maine driver issued summons after selfie leads to injuries ORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a Maine man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated PressORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
ORIENT, Maine (AP) - Maine state police issued a distracted driving summons to a Maine man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers - injuring several of them. Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner of Hampden, Maine, was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Hermon man dies in motorcycle crash on I-95TOWNSHIP 2 RANGE 9, Maine — A local man was killed in a crash just outside Medw
Hermon man dies in motorcycle crash on I-95
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
TOWNSHIP 2 RANGE 9, Maine — A local man was killed in a crash just outside Medway when he lost control of his motorcycle on Interstate 95 Saturday, state police said. Eric Boucher, 51, of Hermon apparently lost control of his vehicle in the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Selfie leads to Orient crashMaine State Police say a selfie led to a crash in the Northern Maine town of Or
Selfie leads to Orient crash
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Maine State Police say a selfie led to a crash in the Northern Maine town of Orient. Jordan Toner, 29, and seven others were traveling on Deering Lake Road around 1:30 p.m. Saturday, when Toner, the driver, leaned over to take the photo with friends... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portrait of federal judge unveiled at Portland courthousePORTLAND, Maine — A portrait of U.S. District Judge George Singal was unveiled
Portrait of federal judge unveiled at Portland courthouse
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — A portrait of U.S. District Judge George Singal was unveiled Friday during a ceremony at the Edward T. Gignoux U.S. Courthouse. The judge said in a telephone interview before the unveiling that “it has been a humbling experience to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fairfield man dies after Waterville motorcycle crashWATERVILLE, Maine — A Fairfield motorcyclist died at the hospital a day after s
Fairfield man dies after Waterville motorcycle crash
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
WATERVILLE, Maine — A Fairfield motorcyclist died at the hospital a day after slamming into the back of a vehicle whose driver had braked quickly to avoid a third vehicle backing out of a driveway, Deputy Chief Charles J. Rumsey IV said... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fairfield man in critical condition after Waterville motorcycle crashWATERVILLE, Maine — A Fairfield motorcyclist is in critical condition after sla
Fairfield man in critical condition after Waterville motorcycle crash
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
WATERVILLE, Maine — A Fairfield motorcyclist is in critical condition after slamming into the back of a vehicle whose driver had braked quickly to avoid a third vehicle backing out of a driveway, Deputy Chief Charles J. Rumsey IV said Friday. James... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine State Prison warden promoted, job listed“Cindy [Brann, associate commissioner,] left to go to New York [and] Bouffard w
Maine State Prison warden promoted, job listed
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
“Cindy [Brann, associate commissioner,] left to go to New York [and] Bouffard was promoted to associate commissioner,” Breton said. “He has a lot of experience with the facilities, so he’s going to the central office.” Bouffard will remain warden... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Grandmother: Girl’s rape in Garland triple slaying a ‘shockwave’ to family“It sent everybody into a shockwave,” said Wooster, mother and grandmother of C
Grandmother: Girl’s rape in Garland triple slaying a ‘shockwave’ to family
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
“It sent everybody into a shockwave,” said Wooster, mother and grandmother of Christina Sargent, 36, and her children, Duwayne Coke, 10, and Destiny Sargent, 8, who were found deceased on Dec. 20. “All of a sudden it just sent everyone back to day... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Firefighters draining pond to get at cockpit following crash in HoultonHOULTON, Maine — The wreckage of a small plane that had gone missing early Thur
Firefighters draining pond to get at cockpit following crash in Houlton
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — The wreckage of a small plane that had gone missing early Thursday morning was found just before 9 a.m. in a wooded area about a half mile from the runway at Houlton International airport. Parts of the plane were found in a small... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Wreckage of small plane found in Houlton pond, pilot condition unknownThe wreckage of a small plane that was reported missing has been found in a pon
Wreckage of small plane found in Houlton pond, pilot condition unknown
WMTW Portland / Posted 6 days ago
The wreckage of a small plane that was reported missing has been found in a pond in Houlton. Maine State Police said the wreckage was found shortly before 9 a.m. The crash site is off White Settlement Road, according to state police. Officials said... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Overdue plane may have crashed south of HoultonHOULTON, Maine — Multiple state and local agencies are involved in a ground and
Overdue plane may have crashed south of Houlton
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — Multiple state and local agencies are involved in a ground and air search in southern Aroostook County on Thursday morning for a missing and possibly crashed aircraft. The plane, a twin-engine Piper PA44, was due in to the Houlton... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Car flips, catches fire after driver falls asleep on I-95SHERMAN, Maine — A 73-year-old Endicott, N.Y. man and his wife escaped injury T
Car flips, catches fire after driver falls asleep on I-95
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
SHERMAN, Maine — A 73-year-old Endicott, N.Y. man and his wife escaped injury Tuesday evening when their vehicle crashed and caught fire on Interstate 95. According to Maine State Police Sgt. Jeffrey Clark, Arthur Fawthrop and his wife Ellen were... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Garland man accused in triple murder indicted on rape chargeKeith Coleman, 28, also was reindicted Wednesday on three counts of intentional
Garland man accused in triple murder indicted on rape charge
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Keith Coleman, 28, also was reindicted Wednesday on three counts of intentional or knowing murder. Information about the alleged rape and the identity of the victim was not available late Wednesday but because the charges are included in the same... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton man accused of rampage that left 2 dead indicted in Penobscot CountyAnthony Lord, 35, of Houlton was indicted on one count each of intentional or k
Houlton man accused of rampage that left 2 dead indicted in Penobscot County
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Anthony Lord, 35, of Houlton was indicted on one count each of intentional or knowing murder, aggravated assault with a firearm and eluding an officer and three counts of reckless conduct with a firearm. Lord also has been charged with murder and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Boothbay man reaches plea deal in 2013 home invasion caseA Boothbay man with a lengthy criminal history has been sentenced to three year
Boothbay man reaches plea deal in 2013 home invasion case
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
A Boothbay man with a lengthy criminal history has been sentenced to three years in prison and three years of probation after reaching a plea deal in connection with a home invasion on Barter’s Island nearly 2½ years ago. Michael L. “Mike” Brewer,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New group to combat drug abuse announced at LePage summitAUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Morris ann
New group to combat drug abuse announced at LePage summit
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Morris announced Wednesday he will form a new intelligence group within the Maine State Police to gather and distribute information about drug dealers. Morris, whose comments came... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fuel truck rolls in FriendshipFRIENDSHIP, Maine — A truck carrying 2,200 gallons of fuel rolled on its roof T
Fuel truck rolls in Friendship
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
FRIENDSHIP, Maine — A truck carrying 2,200 gallons of fuel rolled on its roof Tuesday. The Maine Coast Petroleum delivery truck was driving on Bradford Point Road shortly before 1 p.m. when the vehicle got onto the soft shoulder and rolled onto its... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Renovations to Bangor Public Library spell six-week closureDirector Barbara McDade said the library will close Nov. 16 and will not re-ope
Renovations to Bangor Public Library spell six-week closure
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Director Barbara McDade said the library will close Nov. 16 and will not re-open until Jan. 4, predicting the shutdown would leave the library’s average daily patronage of more than 800 people “very upset.” “We just found out that this was what... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man charged with arson in Presque Isle house firePRESQUE ISLE, Maine — A mother of three is trying to find a place to live and s
Man charged with arson in Presque Isle house fire
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — A mother of three is trying to find a place to live and struggling to understand why her adopted brother allegedly set her rental home ablaze. Nikki Goodblood, her partner and three children were driving to Aroostook State Park... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Motorcyclist injured in accident involving Belfast police cruiserBELFAST, Maine — An injured motorcyclist needed to be transported by LifeFlight
Motorcyclist injured in accident involving Belfast police cruiser
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
BELFAST, Maine — An injured motorcyclist needed to be transported by LifeFlight of Maine helicopter Monday afternoon for medical treatment and traffic on U.S. Route 1 was detoured for hours after a police officer tried to make a U-turn on the Belfast... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Belgrade man found dead in lakeBELGRADE, Maine — Maine game wardens recovered the body of a 66-year-old local
Belgrade man found dead in lake
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
BELGRADE, Maine — Maine game wardens recovered the body of a 66-year-old local man from Messalonskee Lake on Monday, a Maine Warden Service spokesman said in a news release. The body of Peter Wesley Townsend was found about 10:30 a.m. by three... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Police arrest suspected burglar after high-speed chaseFREEPORT, Maine — A 22-year-old Cumberland man was arrested early Monday mornin
Police arrest suspected burglar after high-speed chase
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
FREEPORT, Maine — A 22-year-old Cumberland man was arrested early Monday morning after allegedly burglarizing the Oakley store in Freeport Village Station, then leading police from several towns on a chase down Route 1 that police say reached 100... Read more
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